SC: What would you title your memoir?
BC: Safety Pins and Bruises.
SC: Do you have a signature recipe? If so, can you share it with us?
SC: Where is your next travel destination?
BC: Africa; to see the elephants before the poachers…I would have gone to Japan, but I saw The Cove.
SC: What books are you reading now?
BC: Re-reading “The Lovely Bones” before the movie comes out.
SC: iPhone or BlackBerry?
SC: Do you have a signature scent? What is it?
SC: What inspires you?
BC: I go to St. Marks for inspiration and watch how all the teenagers put together their crazy but well thought out looks.
SC: What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
BC: Be humble, honest, and always try to laugh. Shake hands and look directly into everyone’s eyes. From Senator John Glenn.
SC: If you could time travel to any period, which would it be?
BC: Victorian, of course.
SC: What exciting plans do you have for the future?
BC: TRAVEL MORE and work less…good luck with that…
SC: Where is your favorite downtown destination?
BC: GREAT JONES SPA.
SC: Where is your favorite place to grab a drink/what is your signature cocktail?
BC: Goldbar on Tuesdays at Damon Peruzzi’s FAB party…sipping a citron and soda.
SC: Who is your favorite photographer and why?
BC: I have too many! Richard Avedon, Herb Ritts, Sarah Moon, Helmut Newton, Javier Vollhonrat, Cindy Sherman (artist). I probably have about 100 photographers that I loveeach one for different reasons. Avedon gives classic such an edge, Herb Ritts had such a beautiful black and white perspective, Sarah Moon’s ethereal work is stunning, Helmut Newton takes the sexiest pictures…TOO many to choose from.
SC: What is your dream piece of artwork to own?
BC: An original Marilyn Warhol.
SC: If you were to lead a walking tour of New York, what neighborhood would you choose and what would the tour be called?
BC: THE VILLAGE.
SC: What was the first CD you bought?
BC: “The Best of the Ramones.”
SC: What was the last song you listened to?
BC: Literally.”Stop Me” by The Smiths; Grace Jones was before that.
SC: What one brand best represents your style?
BC: Vivienne Westwood.
SC: Which magazine best represents your style?
BC: Rolling Stone.
SC: Who is a dream client/editor to work with?
BC: VIVIENNE WESTWOOD or Gaultier.
SC: Where do you see yourself in ten years?
BC: On an island sipping a margarita at my beach hotel.
SC: What must-have items do you think should be in every woman’s closet?
SC: When did you know you wanted to be a stylist?
BC: I never even knew what a stylist wasI just fell into it. NowI love it and hate it sometimes, but don’t think I can do anything else!
SC: What was your first gig?
BC: An Australian magazine named CLEO that is now defunct.
SC: What is your favorite shopping destination, worldwide?
BC: Harrod’s in London.